Joe Boykin

Joe Boykin

Sunday December 11, 1938 - Wednesday January 20, 2021
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Deceased Name: Mr. Joe Garland Boykin
Date of Birth: Sunday, December 11, 1938
Date of Death: Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Funeral services for Mr. Joe Garland Boykin, 82 of Vidalia, LA will be held at Youngs Funeral Home in Ferriday on Saturday January 23, 2021 at 2:00 PM with Bro. Paul Ninemire and Bro. Jerrry Sharp officiating. Interment will follow at Natchez City Cemetery under the direction of Young's Funeral Home

Joe was born on Sunday, December 11, 1938 in Amite County MS, and passed away Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at Rapides General Medical Center in Alexandria, LA.

He was preceded in death by his parents Carl and Helen Boykin, three sisters Lucille Bamburg, Wanda Clay and Dorothy Boykin,

He is survived by his wife of 59 years Lilly Stewart Boykin of Vidalia, LA, daughter Tonya House and her husband Kenny of Ferriday, LA, son Stuart Boykin and his wife Heather of Vidalia, LA, special granddaughter- Renatta Walker and her husband Josh of Clayton, LA, granddaughter Danielle Rehms, granddaughter April Cupit,granddaughter Ashleigh Barrington, four brothers Zane Boykin and his wife Carolyn of Ferriday, LA, Keith Boykin and his wife Carla of Woodville, MS, Wren Boykin and his wife Barber of Fenwick, MS, Freddie Boykin and his wife Willie Mae of Walker, LA.

He is also survived by 9 Great-Grandchildren

Pallbearers will be Josh Walker, Zachery Clayton, Anthony Cupit, Jeremy Rehms, Kenny House and Barry Barrington.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Wilbur Cruse, Nolan Cothern, Zane Boykin and L.H. Boykin

The family will received friends at Young's Funeral Home in Ferriday on Friday, January 22, 2021 from 5:00 PM til 8:00 PM and from 1:00 PM until service time on Saturday, January 23, 2021. To leave an online condolence for the family please visit

This notice completed by: Leah Davis, (318)757-3636.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday January 22, 2021 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Friday January 22, 2021 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Youngs Funeral Home
    Ferriday, LA
  • Service

    Saturday January 23, 2021 | 2:00pm
    Saturday January 23, 2021 2:00pm
    Young's Funeral Home-Ferriday
    609 E.E. Wallace Blvd
    Ferriday, LA 71334
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  • Interment

    Natchez City Cemetery
    Natchez, MS
    Natchez, MS
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